|Oh, the indecency! - Thomas Whaples|
Incensed over a perceived impropriety.
|The End of General Gordon - Part 1 - Lytton Strachey|
First part of Lytton Strachey's biographical chapter.
Keywords: Victorian; History
|The End of General Gordon by Lytton Strachey - Part 1|
Keywords: Victorian; History
|Corleone, a tale of Sicily - Crawford, F. Marion (Francis Marion), 1854-1909|
Keywords: Victorian fiction
illus for YRLSC children's collection
Keywords: child; victorian
|Victorian era exhibition, 1897, Earl's Court, London, S.W - Kiralfy, Imre, 1845-1919|
"Director-General: Imre Kiralfy."
Keywords: Art, Victorian
|Praeraphaelite diaries and letters (Volume 1) - Rossetti, William Michael, 1829-1919|
Keywords: Pre-Raphaelitism; Painters, Victorian; Painters, Victorian
|Dover Beach Reading|
A reading of Matthew Arnold's famous poem, Dover Beach
Keywords: poem; poetry; arnold; victorian
|Elder Stew - Carl Guyton|
"Elder Stew" is a dark short story about a Victorian gentleman called Lord Henry, who's main objective is to be "the talk of the town" after his lavish dinner party. After a couple of hiccups along the way it's up to Grayson, Lord Henry's loyal butler, to make sure his employer is still "the talk of the town".
Keywords: elder stew; victorian; excess
|Vic Gov Departments & Agencies - Victorian Department of Treasury and Finance|
List of every department and agency that is able to participate in eServices and the Market Validation Program.
Keywords: Victorian Government; Government Lists
|IUMA: the Victorian Echoes|
The Victorian Echoes are a New Orleans based parlor duet ,with strong jazzy undertones and a 19th century expression. Evoking the atmosphere of an older era, these attractive young characters create an appealing and desirable musical ambience.
Keywords: the Victorian Echoes
|Victorian BDM - GraemeC|
Complete Victorian Birth Death & Marriages index compiled in a Microsoft Access Database. Births 1836 to 1920. Deaths 1836 to 1985. Marriages1836 to 1942. Requires Microsoft Access to use
Keywords: Victorian BDM Historical Index
|Victorian Embroidery And Crafts|
Victorian Embroidery And CraftsVictorian Embroidery And CraftsThat action guarantees you lost money the Victorian Embroidery And Crafts minute we sell. I am working on taking factors less personal because it refuses to serve me or my customers, however it really is a daily practice. A good learning of the Victorian Embroidery And Crafts character that every will play in specific instances may just give the Victorian Embroidery And Crafts individual plus practitioner more weapons inside their bat...
Keywords: Victorian Embroidery And Crafts
|Annabelle The Christmas Foundling - Tom Wells|
A new born is found less than a week old on the steps of an English manor house. She is taken in and grows up as the daughter of Lord Walliam. Through her life journey takes her on a path of discovery and reconciliation
Keywords: Christmas; fictional; historical; Victorian
|Victorian Government Departments - Victorian Department of Treasury and Finance|
List of Government Departments
Keywords: Victorian Government; Government Lists
|The End of General Gordon from Lytton Strachey's Eminent Victorians - Lytton Strachey|
Part one of the noble text.
Keywords: Victorian; Military; History
|Little known Victorian fossils in the national museum (Volume new ser. v. 29 (1916-1917))|
Keywords: Victorian fossils gastropods
|The Vicar of Wrexhill - Frances Milton Trollope|
LibriVox recording of The Vicar of Wrexhill by Frances Milton Trollope. A villainous vicar insinuates himself into the life of a wealthy but foolish widow, ruining the fortunes and happiness of her three children, until they begin to fight back. Published in 1837 by the mother of the better-known Anthony Trollope, this highly readable romance portrays the evangelical movement of the Anglican church in a shocking light that may remind readers of some of the religious abuses of the present day...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; romance; Victorian
Downloads: 1,784 (1 review)
|Why Frau Frohmann Raised Her Prices and Other Stories - Anthony Trollope|
LibriVox recording of Why Frau Frohmann Raised Her Prices and Other Stories by Anthony Trollope. Read in English by Nicholas Clifford A collection of five stories by Anthony Trollope: Why Frau Frohmann Raised Her Prices; The Lady of Launay; Christmas at Thompson Hall; The Telegraph Girl; and Alice Dugdale - Summary by Nicholas Clifford For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catal...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; victorian fiction
|The Two Heroines of Plumpington - Anthony Trollope|
LibriVox recording of The Two Heroines of Plumpington by Anthony Trollope. Read in English by Arnold. In the small English Town of Plumplington the daughter of a brewer and that of a banker each has selected her future husband contrary to the wishes of her father. Both young men are regarded as not 'good enough', though each is, in fact, much like the respective father when at that age. The girls, with the support of various townspeople, endeavor to get their way...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; romance; victorian
|The art of painting in the Queen's reign : being a glance at some of the painters and paintings of the British School during the last sixty years - Temple, A. G. (Alfred George), 1848-1928|
Errata slip inserted
Keywords: Painting, British; Painting, Victorian
|The Way of A Man With A Maid - Unknown|
Keywords: Sex; Erotica; Victorian
|Vanity Fair Novel 1848 - William Makepeace Thackeray|
Vanity Fair 'A novel without a hero' (1848) by William Makepeace Thackeray, with pages xiv and xv which are missing from the Google version.
Keywords: Victorian England; satire
|An Editor's Tales - Anthony Trollope|
LibriVox recording of An Editor's Tales by Anthony Trollope. Read in English by Arnold These 'tales' describe a series of encounters between various magazine editors and those who wish to have their works published. While containing some amusing bits, the tales are relatively grim, compared to most Trollope stories. The Turkish Bath: This editor, visiting a Turkish bath, is accosted by an Irish stranger, who, after some conversation, requests to submit a manuscript to the magazine...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; humor; victorian
|The Devil's Apprentice and other Victorian Tales of Terror and the Supernatural - John Wallen|
Keywords: terror; horror; victorian
|Praeraphaelite diaries and letters - Rossetti, William Michael, 1829-1919|
(From t.p.) I. Some early correspondence of Dante Gabriel Rossett 1835-54 -- II. Madox Brown's Diary etc. 1844-56 -- III. The P R B Journal kept by W M Rossetti 1849-53
Keywords: Pre-Raphaelitism; Painters, Victorian -- Biography; Painters, Victorian -- Correspondence
|FREDERICK LEYTON VICTORIAN ARTIST 9 MINS 48 SEC|
Frederick Leyton, 9 mins audio about the famous Victorian artist
Keywords: frederick leyton; victorian painter; artist
|Victorian Embroidery And Crafts|
Victorian Embroidery And CraftsVictorian Embroidery And CraftsVictorian Embroidery And Crafts, victorian embroidery and craftsIn our planet nowadays no guy will ever create an edge without making reference to arithmetic. For instance, about cool summer evenings, uncork a sharp bottle of Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc or additional white wine of your choice plus sit back plus enjoy the Victorian Embroidery And Crafts starry summer sky...
Keywords: Victorian Embroidery And Crafts Download
|The Lancers' Quadrilles - Duval of Dublin|
A c.1857 edition of the c.1817 original of "Duval of Dublin's Second Set". For further information, see http://regencydances.org/paper007.php.
Keywords: Quadrilles; Lancers; Victorian; Georgian; Dance
|Cousin Phillis - Elizabeth Gaskell|
LibriVox recording of Cousin Phillis by Elizabeth Gaskell. Read by Elizabeth Klett. Cousin Phillis (1864) is a novel by Elizabeth Gaskell about Paul Manning, a youth of seventeen who moves to the country and befriends his mother's family and his second cousin Phillis Holman, who is confused by her own placement at the edge of adolescence. Most critics agree that Cousin Phillis is Gaskell's crowning achievement in the short novel...
Keywords: librivox; audio; gaskell; novella; Victorian
Downloads: 6,812 (1 review)
|Emma (version 3) - Jane Austen|
LibriVox recording of Emma (version 3), by Jane Austen. Read by Elizabeth Klett. Jane Austen famously described Emma Woodhouse, the title character of her 1815 novel, as "a heroine whom no-one but myself will much like." Yet generations of readers have loved Emma, as much for her blunders as for her wit and vivacity. Emma, "handsome, clever, and rich," has nothing else to do but try to pair off her friends, and she consistently mis-reads the relationships and situations around her as much as she...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; austen; matchmaker; victorian
|The Lovels of Arden - Mary Elizabeth Braddon|
LibriVox recording of The Lovels of Arden by Mary Elizabeth Braddon. Read by Cathy Barratt The novel traces the return of a young Englishwoman from several years of schooling abroad, to find that her life will not take up where she thought it would. Clarissa Lovel faced not only an emotionally and financially bereft father, but her first glimpse at love - and that not from the best vantage point. (Summary by Cathy Barratt) For further information, including links to online text, reader informati...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; fiction; Victorian romance
Downloads: 7,248 (2 reviews)
|Ralph the Heir - Anthony Trollope|
LibriVox recording of Ralph the Heir by Anthony Trollope. Read in English by Arnold. As usual, Trollope creates a nice variety of characters of different English classes, sentiments and positions. The primary themes are the inheritance of property, extravagance or reason in the spending of assets, the mating of young people, and the electoral practices of the time. The election chapters are based on Trollope's own experiences when he ran for Parliament.There are, of course, many subplots which ...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; victorian; entail; electioneering
Downloads: 2,236 (1 review)
|Eddie - inlet|
After work Eddie describes his latest encounters on Victorian roads; how he smashed his Dad's car and ran his bike into an old man.
Keywords: victorian roads; bike riding accident; car accident
|The Role-Playing Hour - Episode Seven 'The Victorian Era' - Adrian Thurnwald|
Episode seven of Radio Adelaide's 'The Role-Playing Hour'.
Keywords: comedy; radio play; role-playing; Victorian era
|Charge Of The Light Brigade - Alfred, Lord Tennyson.|
Alfred, Lord Tennyson's poem about Britain's greatest military blunder. Recorded by MorganScorpion.
Keywords: poetry; military; Crimean War; tragedy; Victorian
|Industrial Revolution - Gliese 614|
Gliese 614 - Industrial Revolution 1. Fire, Coal and Steam 2. Rest and Hammers at St Saviour's Dock 3. Gears, Canals and Cloth Running time: 11:00 Industrial Revolution was recorded in September-October 2010. For more info visit: http://www.myspace.com/gliese614
Keywords: industrial revolution; victorian; age; era; steampunk
|Victorian gardens: The art of beautifying suburban home grounds - Scott, Frank J. (Frank Jesup), 1828-1919|
Keywords: Landscape gardening; Ornamental woody plants; Gardens, Victorian
|Mopsa the Fairy - Jean Ingelow|
LibriVox recording of Mopsa the Fairy by Jean Ingelow. Read by Noel Badrian. Jean Ingelow (1820 – 1897) was one of the more famous poets of the period, indeed many people suggested that she should succeed Alfred, Lord Tennyson as the first female Poet Laureate when he died in 1892. Mopsa the Fairy, written in 1869 is one of her more enduring stories. It is a delightful fantasy about a young boy who discovers a nest of young fairies and tells of their adventures together...
Keywords: librivox; audio; ingelow; victorian; children; fairies
|L’ Horrible Passion - "Lucidique et les limites du bon sens"|
"A cold and rainy autumn evening. Rats in the walls. And old portrait of a deceased child hanging on the wall. An old cylinder wax playing while drinking a glass of absinthe to confront the absurd. No colours at all, only black and white is painting the room. And mnemosine torturing you inceasently....." L'Horrible Passion is born on a gloomy sunday on August 2008 as a Vintage Dark ambient/Industrial project, with a strong victorian era/20's background component...
Keywords: Classical; Soundtrack; Horror; Dark Ambient; Industrial; Victorian
|Vanity Fair (1848) - William Makepeace Thackeray|
Vanity Fair A novel without a hero (1848) by William Makepeace Thackeray, inserted missing pages xiv and xv.
Keywords: Vanity Fair; Victorian England; satire; complete
|David Copperfield - Charles Dickens|
LibriVox recording of David Copperfield, by Charles Dickens. Read by Tadhg. The story is told almost entirely from the point of view of the first person narrator, David Copperfield himself, and was the first Dickens novel to be written as such a narration.The story deals with the life of David Copperfield from childhood to maturity.David's father had died six months before he was born, and seven years later, his mother remarries but David and his step-father don’t get on and he is sent to boar...
Keywords: audiobook; librivox; Dickens; Victorian novel; novel
Downloads: 175,450 (6 reviews)
|The Life And Adventures Of Nicholas Nickleby - Charles Dickens|
LibriVox recording of The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby by Charles Dickens. The action takes place in London, with excursions to Devon, Yorkshire, and Portsmouth, as we follow the adventures of the eponymous hero. Nicholas is forced into unwelcome employment to help secure support for his widowed mother and his sister from their mercenary uncle, Ralph, upon whose mercy they have been thrown...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; dickens; victorian; fiction
|David Copperfield - Charles Dickens|
LibriVox recording of "David Copperfield" by Charles Dickens, read by LibriVox Volunteers. "David Copperfield" or "The Personal History, Adventures, Experience and Observation of David Copperfield the Younger of Blunderstone Rookery" was first published in 1850. Like all except five of his works, it originally appeared in serial form. Many elements within the novel follow events in Dickens' own life, and it is probably the most autobiographical of all of his novels...
Keywords: LibriVox; audio books; Victorian novel; novel; Dickens
Downloads: 434,533 (2 reviews)
|The Canadian fund for the commemoration of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee, by founding the Victorian Order of Nurses in Canada - Victorian Order of Nurses for Canada|
Keywords: Victorian Order of Nurses for Canada
|Fenton's Quest - Mary Elizabeth Braddon|
LibriVox recording of Fenton's Quest, by Mary Elizabeth Braddon. This story revolves around Gilbert Fenton, a very talented middle class businessman from London, who falls in love with a beautiful country woman far below his station. He decides to marry her anyway. But is she all that she seems? For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording...
Keywords: LibriVox; audio book; bible; Victorian; romance
|The Riddle Ring - Justin McCarthy|
LibriVox recording of The Riddle Ring, by Justin McCarthy (1830–1912). Read by Ruth Golding. This romantic mystery - or mysterious romance - tells the tale of jilted lover, Jim Conrad, who discovers an unusual gold ring while on a visit to Paris. What is the story of the ring? Why is Clelia Vine so sad? Who is the nameless 'chief'? And how is a dour English barber in a Parisian salon mixed up in all this? The novel, published in 1896, was written by Justin McCarthy, an Irish nationalist, Liber...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; romance; mystery; victorian fiction; novel
Downloads: 5,192 (3 reviews)
|History of England Chapter 03 - Thomas Babington Macaulay|
This is the third chapter in Macaulay's great History of England from the Accession of James II.In this chapter Macaulay looks at the state of the nation in 1685.He discusses the population, the revenue, the military system, the roads, the inns, the coaches, the great cities and, of course London, its coffee houses and first experiments in street lighting. An interesting diversion from Macaulays's usual obsession with politics but worry not, he still manages to crowbar some political intriguing ...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; history; macaulay; victorian; literature; whigs
|A History of London - Gordon Home|
Keywords: tudor; norman; european history; victorian; stuart; history
|The Guilty River - Wilkie Collins|
LibriVox recording of The Guilty River by Wilkie Collins. After his father’s death Gerard Roylake returns from Germany to take up his inheritance at Trimley Deen. On one evening he meets his childhood friend, Cristel Toller. They fall in love, but there is a crux. A deaf man, called The Lodger is obsessed with Cristel. He invites Gerard to tea with evil intentions… and Gerard accepts the invitation...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; literature; fiction; novels; Victorian
Downloads: 7,119 (2 reviews)